Category: Washington D.C.

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Jan
2021

More Than A Dozen Metro Stations Around National Mall And Capitol Building To Close Ahead Of InaugurationMore Than A Dozen Metro Stations Around National Mall And Capitol Building To Close Ahead Of Inauguration

The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) announced that it would be closing 13 stations in areas near the National Mall and Capitol Building ahead of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration. The shutdowns will begin Friday, when 11 stations in the security parameter will close until Jan. 21., the day following the inauguration. Stations set to […]

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Jan
2021

Trump Supporter Filmed Suffering Heart Attack, Undergoing CPR During Breach At The US CapitolTrump Supporter Filmed Suffering Heart Attack, Undergoing CPR During Breach At The US Capitol

January 12, 2021 12:51 PM ET Sergio Estevez is a freelance photographer from Southern California hired to document the “Stop The Steal” rally in Washington, D.C. who found himself caught in the middle of the chaos. During the breach of the Capitol, Estevez witnessed and captured on camera a Trump supporter suffering a heart attack […]

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Jan
2021

EXCLUSIVE: Guapo’s Of Georgetown Hopes To Survive Pandemic Shutdowns, Indoor Dining Ban And ProtestsEXCLUSIVE: Guapo’s Of Georgetown Hopes To Survive Pandemic Shutdowns, Indoor Dining Ban And Protests

January 12, 2021 9:53 AM ET Usually a busy spot on a Friday evening, Guapo’s of Georgetown is not seeing the same crowd. Guapo’s of Georgetown, a Mexican restaurant located on the waterfront in Washington, D.C., is hoping to survive the pandemic shutdowns, indoor dining ban, and protests that have led to curfews in the […]

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Jan
2021

Police Gather In Washington, D.C., To Honor Fallen Capitol Police Officer Brian SicknickPolice Gather In Washington, D.C., To Honor Fallen Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick

Police officers gathered with their vehicles in front of the Capitol Building to honor Capitol Police officer Brian Sicknick, who died due to injuries sustained while physically engaging with rioters Wednesday, numerous sources reported. Red and blue squad car lights flashed in the dark as officers lined the streets in front of the Capitol where […]

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Jan
2021

Michigan State Capitol Reopened After Evacuation Due To Bomb ThreatMichigan State Capitol Reopened After Evacuation Due To Bomb Threat

The Michigan State Capitol building was evacuated Thursday morning after someone called the facility’s control center with a bomb threat, numerous sources reported. Police say a man called the State Capitol Facilities Control Office in Lansing at 6:40 a.m., less than 24 hours after pro-Trump rioters stormed the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C., leading […]

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Jan
2021

PHOTOS: The ‘Stop The Steal’ Pro-Trump Rally Turned To Riots In Washington DCPHOTOS: The ‘Stop The Steal’ Pro-Trump Rally Turned To Riots In Washington DC

Thousands of people supporting President Donald Trump gathered to attend a rally at The Ellipse on Wednesday morning in Washington, D.C. A group of the attendees left Trump’s speech to march towards the Capitol building where they began scaling scaffolding set up for inauguration. Demonstrators were met with several rounds of chemical agents before they […]

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Jan
2021

Senate Aide Reportedly Seized Electoral College Ballots Before Chamber Was Stormed By MobSenate Aide Reportedly Seized Electoral College Ballots Before Chamber Was Stormed By Mob

January 06, 2021 6:42 PM ET A Senate aide reportedly seized copies of Electoral College certificates before lawmakers were evacuated Wednesday from the Capitol Building after pro-Trump rioters stormed inside, numerous sources reported. A “quick-thinking” Senate aide rescued the ballots as Trump supporters breached the Capitol Building, when Congress was carrying out the certification of […]

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Jan
2021

REPORT: DC Teachers Union And City Leaders Stalled Reopening Despite Evidence Students Were Falling BehindREPORT: DC Teachers Union And City Leaders Stalled Reopening Despite Evidence Students Were Falling Behind

Washington, D.C. teachers unions and city leaders stalled school reopening for several months despite evidence that students were falling behind, as unions continued to make more demands and the city largely kept parents in the dark about the future of their children’s’ education, a Washington Post report showed. A majority of D.C.’s public school students […]

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